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ACCC slams food franchisors in scathing review

27/08/2019

The nation’s food franchisors have been slammed in a scathing report handed down by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). In its Disclosure practises in food franchising report, released

ACCC to crack down on unfair contract terms

22/08/2019

Small business is in for a compliance overhaul, with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) committing to crackdown on unfair contract terms. In its latest Small Business in Focus

3 free franchise tools for new business owners

25/07/2019

If you’re considering buying a franchise, you already know the value is in the business structure. But did you know that within that structure, there are a number of free

Employers could face jail time over wage theft

25/07/2019

The Prime Minister has issued a stern warning to employers who exploit workers, in the wake of ongoing wage theft reports. Scott Morrison on Wednesday revealed that employers engaging in

Franchisee boost as “unfair” Uber Eats contract terms dropped

17/07/2019

Fast-food franchisees have received a welcomed boost, with meal delivery platform Uber Eats committing to drop “unfair” contract terms, following an investigation by the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC).

3 must-tell signs of a supportive franchisor

15/07/2019

Franchising is a system that has allowed a wealth of Australians to achieve their entrepreneurial goals, but how do you know the mark of a supportive franchisor? The model relies

JUMP! asset freezing extension puts future in jeopardy

01/07/2019

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s (ACCC) case against embattled franchise JUMP! Swim Schools is mounting. In a pre-trial case management hearing in Federal Court, the watchdog called for greater

ACCC raises concerns over automotive franchise merger

24/06/2019

AP Eagers’ (ASX: APE) proposed acquisition of Automotive Holdings Group’s (ASX: AHG) remaining shares has hit a snag, with the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) raising concerns over the

ACCC launches action against JUMP! Swim Schools franchisor

18/06/2019

The Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) has launched legal proceedings against JUMP! Swim Schools franchisor Jump Loops Pty Ltd and its parent company Swim Loops Holdings Pty Ltd. The ACCC

ACCC collective bargaining proposal to boost franchisee power

07/06/2019

Franchisees may be in for stronger bargaining power and network representation under a new proposal from the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC). The ACCC collective bargaining proposal was floated